The Egalitarian

No new virus deaths on back-to-back days in Houston

Jamarcus Alix, Egalitarian

April 21, 2020

Updated 2 hours ago No new deaths reported in city of Houston on Tuesday HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) -- Offering optimistic news, Mayor Sylvester Turner reported no new COVID-19 deaths for a second straight day, which he says is the first time...

Ex-Server becomes Catering Chef during Quarantine

Quinton Sartor

Liviala Lee

April 16, 2020

As times grew harder for food industry workers, majority is left without a job and some left to get creative with their talents. After losing his job as a server at The Taste of Texas due to the Covid-19 pandemic, Quinton Sartor decided to follow his lifelong dream of starting his own business as a catering...

The Houston Dynamo Gain A Credible Draw Against LA Galaxy

Mauro Manotas celebrating equalizing goal. (Twitter: @HoustonDynamo)

Joey Garcia, Sports Editor

March 2, 2020

The Houston Dynamo drew with the LA Galaxy on Saturday in a 1-1 game that left Dynamo fans in high hopes for this season. The Galaxy opened the scoring in the 13th minute when Galaxy goalkeeper David Bingham lobbed the ball towards ex-Boca Junior player Christian Pavon who shot the ball past Houston’s...

Kanye West will appear at Houston’s Lakewood Church after Jesus Is King Album success

Kanye West to appear at Joel Osteen's Lakewood Church in Houston

Geovany Palacios, Staff writer

November 12, 2019

Kanye West will appear at the Lakewood Church on Sunday at 11 a.m. and 7 p.m. Lakewood's celebrity televangelist host Joel Osteen will have a conversation with Kanye West during the service. Kanye's trending album Jesus is King, praises Christianity and affirms Jesus as his savior. The album has stirred...

Rockets Basketball is Back, losing on Westbrook’s debut

George Vasquez, Staff Writer

October 24, 2019

Giannis and the Bucks come back from a 16 point deficit, defeating the Houston Rockets 117 to 111 to upset Russell Westbrooks Rocket debut.   It was a sold out crowd at the Toyota Center, as the Rockets looked to get their first win of the season and Harden could have a chance of a bit of...

Bootcamp Opens Up to HCC Students

Bootcamp Opens Up to HCC Students

Geovany, Staff Writer

October 22, 2019

If you're looking for some serious workouts at HCC, look no further. For those looking for a physical or mental transformation, this is the place for you. Expect doing laps and high-intensity warm-ups followed by arms, legs, and core exercises. Top it all off with partner workouts at the end. It all...

It’s Time to Take It Back

It's Time to Take It Back

George Vasquez, Staff Writer

October 22, 2019

Gerrit Cole and the Astros advance to the American League Championship Series after rallying the Rays 6-1. "It's been a team effort all year to put ourselves in a position to have this success." Gerrit Cole dominated the Rays with an outstanding pitching that made history. Fourth time pitching...

Houston METRO Attempting Fight Congestion in the Years to Come

Ismael Figueroa, Staff Writer

October 9, 2019

Any city with sufficient population to cause traffic congestion has sufficient population to support a first rate public transportation alternative. In our city, where I-610 is commonly referred to as the “Ring of Fire,” due to the inescapable yellow, orange, and reds on our satellite navigation during...

Self-proclaimed “king of R&B,” Jacquees, shows love to Houston at House of Blues


Sarah Al-Shaikh, Staff Writer

February 19, 2019

The self-proclaimed “king of R&B,” Jacquees, hit the stage with an energetic and soulful performance Valentine’s Day at Houston’s House of Blues. The crowd was filled with couples celebrating their love and friends enjoying each other’s company, all while jamming out to Jacquees’ songs. It w...

“Fluffy” brings nonstop laughs in new Netflix special

Ana Gonzalez, Head Editor

February 6, 2019

About a year after Hurricane Harvey brushed through the Houston area, Comedian Gabriel “Fluffy” Iglesias announced that he would film a Netflix special titled “One Show Fits All” at the Toyota Center. On January 29, that same special was dropped on Netflix. The 42-year-old comedian did...

Artists on the spotlight at Texas Contemporary Art Festival

Artists on the spotlight at Texas Contemporary Art Festival

Ana Gonzalez, Culture Editor

October 11, 2018

Hundreds, if not thousands of artists and art enthusiasts flocked over to the George R Brown Convention Center during the weekend of October 4 for the Texas Contemporary Art Fair. The fair welcomed more than 3,500 guests into the convention center, which became a massive turnout. Curators, art ...

The Legacy of Super Bowl LI

John Cañamar, Sports Editor

February 8, 2017

When the sporting world looks back at Super Bowl LI, it will be remembered as one of the most thrilling NFL games in history. Filled with unbelievable plays and a storybook ending that if not seen by millions live worldwide it would be thought of like a made by Hollywood blockbuster. If this is how...

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